Johnny Mercer

Born 18 November 1909. Died 25 June 1976
Johnny Mercer
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1909-11-18
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Johnny Mercer

Johnny Mercer Biography (Wikipedia)

John Herndon Mercer (November 18, 1909 – June 25, 1976) was an American lyricist, songwriter, and singer. He was also a record label executive who co-founded Capitol Records with music industry businessman Buddy DeSylva and Glenn E. Wallichs.

He is best known as a Tin Pan Alley lyricist, but he also composed music. He was also a popular singer who recorded his own songs as well as songs written by others. From the mid-1930s through the mid-1950s, many of the songs Mercer wrote and performed were among the most popular hits of the time. He wrote the lyrics to more than 1,500 songs, including compositions for movies and Broadway shows. He received nineteen Academy Award nominations, and won four Best Original Song Oscars.

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On The Atchison, Topeka And The Santa Fe
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On The Atchison, Topeka And The Santa Fe
Henry Mancini
Moon River
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Moon River
Trummy Young
Trav'Lin' Light
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Trav'Lin' Light
Harold Arlen
Goose, Never be a Peacock
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Goose, Never be a Peacock
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Zip A Dee Doo Dah
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Zip A Dee Doo Dah
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My Sugar Is So Refined
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My Sugar Is So Refined
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Moon River
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Moon River
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Ac-cent-tchu-ate The Positive
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Ac-cent-tchu-ate The Positive
Bobby Darin
Two of a Kind (feat. Johnny Mercer)
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Two of a Kind (feat. Johnny Mercer)
Johnny Mercer
Come Rain Or Come Shine
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Come Rain Or Come Shine
Harry Warren
Shuffle off to Buffalo
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Shuffle off to Buffalo

Shuffle off to Buffalo

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The London Theatre Cast & Orchestra
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Al Dublin
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Glow Worm
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Glow Worm
Richard Whiting, Johnny Mercer, Steve Lodder, Simon Thorpe, Nic Fraser & Laura Zakian
Too Marvellous For Words
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Too Marvellous For Words
Judy Garland
Friendship
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Friendship
Bobby Darin
Who Take Care Of The Caretakers
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Who Take Care Of The Caretakers
Bobby Darin
Who Takes Care of the Caretaker's Daughter
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Who Takes Care of the Caretaker's Daughter
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Summer Wind
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Summer Wind
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Mr Gallagher And Mr Shean
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Mr Gallagher And Mr Shean
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Let's Fly
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Let's Fly
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Down Among The Sheltering Palms
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Down Among The Sheltering Palms
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Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
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Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
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Winter Wonderful
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Winter Wonderful
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The Bathtub Ran Over Again
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The Bathtub Ran Over Again
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Bob White
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Bob White
Johnny Mercer
A Gal In Calico
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A Gal In Calico
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On The Atchison, Topeka & The Santa Fe
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On The Atchison, Topeka & The Santa Fe
Bobby Darin
Back Home In Indiana
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Back Home In Indiana
Ralph Burns
Early Autumn
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Early Autumn
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My Gal Is Mine Once More
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My Gal Is Mine Once More
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One For My Baby
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One For My Baby
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Goody Goody
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Goody Goody
Frank Sinatra
One For My Baby (and One More For The Road)
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One For My Baby (and One More For The Road)
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Blues In The Night
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Blues In The Night
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Memphis In June
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Memphis In June
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